In this issue you will find a guide to the fall wool and sheep festivals in the U.S., as well as our third annual Fiber Resource Directory. We present you with a sewing and crochet project by Linda Permann, showing you how to turn ordinary tablecloths and napkins into festive and elegant tableware, by quilting and crocheting the edges with colorful cotton yarn. Also in this issue, a magnificent gnome pattern by The Puppenstube’s Christine Schreier, and an informative article on ...
Tableware Make this beautiful crocheted quilt tablecloth, to go along with matching napkins, each unique in color and fabric design....Story
Ore Gnome This absolutely adorable gnome has a magical presence, and a very unique, but simple pattern by Christine Schreier. Made of....Story
Prefelt Learn the art of prefelt, and how it can make your felting projects easier, including patterns for a hat, two shawl designs, and ...Story
Play board This heirloom piece will give your children hours of fun. Learn how to sew a scene on a canvas board, and cut out movable pieces ...Story
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"I just received my Summer '08 issue in the mail. I don't knit or crochet, but your beautiful projects have inspired me to learn one or the other or both of those skills! I just think your projects are stunningly beautiful."